Stage 2 timings for the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Bill announced

The Scottish Parliament has now set out the timings for consideration of amendments at Stage 2 of the  Community Empowerment (Scotland) Bill. The Local Government and Regeneration Committee will consider amendments to Part 1 (National Outcomes) and Part 2 (Community Planning) of the Bill at its meeting on Wednesday 4 March 2015.

See the Committee's website for information on its Stage 2 consideration of amendments:

The Marshalled List of amendments will be available from early next week and will be posted to the website, for information. If you wish to observe the meeting you may book tickets for the public gallery, or you can watch live online on 4 March (10am start).

The Community Empowerment (Scotland) Bill was introduced to Parliament in summer 2014. For more information on the Bill and SCDC's reflections on it read Towards Empowerment, SCDC's briefing on the Bill and call for evidence.